Tag: england

Nova Pangaea’s launches new cellulosic  pilot plant 

Nova Pangaea’s launches new cellulosic  pilot plant 

July 6, 2016 |

In England, Nova Pangaea reports that birch chips having been processed through the company’s hemicellulose hydrolysis technology yielding 90% monomer xylose from the hemicellulose, the chip size reduced during the hydrolysis process. The pilot ws originally designed at the 40 kilo/hr scale and was scheduled to be installed at the Wilton chemical complex on Teesside, […]

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INVISTA and Plaxica collaborate on bio-based lactic acid

INVISTA and Plaxica collaborate on bio-based lactic acid

July 29, 2015 |

In England, INVISTA and Plaxica entered into a collaboration expected to accelerate the commercialisation of Plaxica’s technology. Under the agreement, in which INVISTA will have an option for an equity stake in Plaxica, INVISTA will provide Plaxica engineering, technical and commercial support from its global technology licensing organisation. The two companies will work together to develop […]

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Holmen invests EUR 60 million in Iggesund’s paperboard and pulp plants

Holmen invests EUR 60 million in Iggesund’s paperboard and pulp plants

December 29, 2014 |

In Sweden, the board of the Holmen Group has greenlighted investments totaling EUR 60 million in Iggesund’s mills in Iggesund, Sweden and Workington, England. At Iggesund the investments will eliminate bottlenecks in pulp production so it can be increased from the current 370,000 tonnes to 420,000 tonnes. The target for the board mill is to […]

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Sovereign introduces new biobased sip-lid

Sovereign introduces new biobased sip-lid

July 11, 2013 |

In England, Sovereign, a leading food packaging suppliers has introduced The GoodLife bio sip-lid. Made from bagasse, the fibrous matter that remains after sugarcane or sorghum stalks are crushed to extract their juice, the sip-lid is 100% compostable and will biodegrade with general food waste. The GoodLife sip-lid can be used safely even with the hottest drinks, […]

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Vireol seeks to raise $125M for ethanol plant

Vireol seeks to raise $125M for ethanol plant

May 6, 2013 |

In the UK, Vireol, a biofuel producer, is looking to raise $125 million for a bioethanol plant in England. The company, which is collaborating with Future Fuels for the development of the plant, plans to raise the funds by the end of Q1. The plant will have an annual production capacity of 200 million liters, […]

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